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Amanda Moniz

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Philanthropy Introduction Since the beginnings of European expansion, philanthropy both fostered the integration of the Atlantic world and was...


Kris Lane

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Piracy ...

Plantations in the Atlantic World

Christer Petley

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Plantations in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionIn the 16th century, “the plantation” referred to an area of overseas settlement by English settlers, suc...

Political Participation in the Nineteenth Century Atlantic World

Marieke Polfliet

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Political Participation in the 19th-Century Atlantic World Introduction Political participation in the 19th-century Atlantic world is related ...

Polygamy and Bigamy

Sarah M. S. Pearsall

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Polygamy and Bigamy Introduction Polygamy and bigamy provoked heated controversies in the early modern Atlantic world and formed a topic of di...

Port Cities, British

Tony Webster

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

British Port Cities Introduction There has been much recent academic interest in the development of port cities generally, arising principally ...

Port Cities, British American

Kenneth Morgan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

British American Port CitiesIntroductionBritish American port cities were an important part of the social, economic, cultural, and political fabric of...

Port Cities, French

Silvia Marzagalli

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

French Port Cities Introduction From the 15th to the 19th centuries, the French participated to the emergence of an Atlantic world, while th...

Port Cities, French American

Cécile Vidal

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

French American Port Cities Introduction Most urban settlements founded by the French in the Americas were port cities on the sea or on a rive...

Port Cities, Iberian

Patrick O'Flanagan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Iberian Port CitiesIntroductionThis critical review covers most of the leading ports of Iberia. It considers literature referring to the processes tha...

Ports, African

Ty M. Reese

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

African Ports Introduction Starting in the 15th century, West Africa’s orientation started to change from being inward looking, to the trans-S...

Portugal, Early Modern

José Pedro Paiva, Roger Lee Jesus

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Early Modern Portugal Introduction During the first decades of the Early Modern period, due to discoveries made by Portuguese explorers, Portu...

Portuguese Atlantic World

John M. Monteiro, Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Portuguese Atlantic World Introduction The development of Portuguese navigation, trade, colonization, and intercultural exchange played a key ro...

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic

David Hitchcock

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic Introduction Poverty in the early modern English Atlantic world was an economic reality that coul...

Pre-Columbian Transatlantic Voyages

Gesa Mackenthun

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Pre-Columbian Transatlantic VoyagesIntroductionIndians discovered America. Perhaps as long as forty thousand years ago, humans began to settle the hem...

Pregnancy and Reproduction

Elizabeth A. O'Brien, Bonnie A. Lucero

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-03-24

Pregnancy and ReproductionIntroductionUntil recently, monographs addressing reproduction were relatively rare in scholarship on the Atlantic world. Al...

Print Culture in the British Atlantic

Eve T. Bannet

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Print Culture in the British AtlanticIntroductionThis article focuses on the different ways in which a shared language and highly flexible print cultu...

Proprietary Colonies

L. H. Roper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Proprietary ColoniesIntroductionThe character of early modern western European states determined that many “public” activities were undertaken by “pri...


Carla Gardina Pestana

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

ProtestantismIntroductionProtestants arrived relatively late in the Atlantic world. No permanent settlement of Protestants was founded until the early...


Abram C. Van Engen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Puritanism Introduction Puritanism is a problem. It had a massive impact on the early modern history of England and New England, and yet no sc...

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